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Books You Read During High School (For School)

Description: This list compiles all of the books (fiction) that you were assigned to read in high school.

Members: 48 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2 3Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
3
37,651 members, 584 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (1): Stupid book to make teenagers read.

6
54,860 members, 918 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (3): Definitely missed the point.

8
56,772 members, 909 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (5): Really, really hated this one.

13
12,429 members, 96 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (24): Almost got it.

16
10,231 members, 156 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (12): Missed the point.

20
29,675 members, 539 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (21): Missed the misogyny.

21
26,645 members, 370 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)
23
41,518 members, 567 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)
25
27,436 members, 358 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)
27
44,857 members, 739 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)
28
17,874 members, 239 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)
29
16,973 members, 175 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Explanations:

Dilara86 (3): The class focused on A Voyage to Lilliput.

30
9,084 members, 100 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (25): Probably a good assignment.

31
61,200 members, 1,094 reviews
4.42 stars (4.42 stars)
32
17,965 members, 268 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)
33
17,022 members, 164 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (14): Read like a jigsaw puzzle. Missed the point.

34
7,768 members, 110 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
35
7,664 members, 171 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (8): Completely went over my head.

36
4,038 members, 62 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)
37
37,719 members, 329 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)
38
13,831 members, 306 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (26): Don't remember

39
10,399 members, 135 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)
40
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: tanhome, SkuldOMG, cbl_tn, rarm, al.vick, fuzzi

Score: 6

41
39,408 members, 770 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)
42
27,207 members, 358 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
43
16,977 members, 374 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)
44
13,910 members, 160 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)
45
11,367 members, 105 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)
46
5,120 members, 49 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)
47
33,494 members, 389 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)
48
31,319 members, 577 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: dianeham, fuzzi, merrystar, linlef

Score: 4

Explanations:

dianeham (16): Read this in French in HS for French class

49
21,738 members, 280 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)
50
19,351 members, 228 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)
51
18,583 members, 378 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)
52
17,715 members, 161 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn, ncgraham, linlef, courtneyp93

Score: 4

53
17,447 members, 189 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (9): I read this prior to second-wave feminism and didn't have the vocabulary to express my outrage.

54
15,065 members, 204 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)
55
14,970 members, 268 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)
56
14,360 members, 505 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)
57
12,557 members, 148 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (18): Wish this had been my first Salinger.

58
11,109 members, 220 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: mishy215, pammab, al.vick, ahef1963

Score: 4

59
10,102 members, 139 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)
60
8,509 members, 120 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: al.vick, starbox, fuzzi, ahef1963

Score: 4

61
7,896 members, 76 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: Cecrow, SylviaC, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 4

62
6,694 members, 95 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)
63
6,481 members, 62 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)
64
6,078 members, 71 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (4): Very much missed the point.

65
4,724 members, 46 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: rarm, Henrik_Madsen, fuzzi, ahef1963

Score: 4

66
4,124 members, 43 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: Edward, gennyt, starbox, ahef1963

Score: 4

67
3,785 members, 113 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)
68
2,266 members, 49 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: lauradl, aulsmith, mishy215, ahef1963

Score: 4

Explanations:

aulsmith (7): McCullers was very bad for my adolescent soul.

69
1,968 members, 70 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (23): Found unreadable

70
454 members, 43 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: fuzzi, cbl_tn, al.vick, ahef1963

Score: 4

71
167 members, 4 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: linlef, aulsmith, mishy215, ahef1963

Score: 4

Explanations:

aulsmith (29): As an old person, I'm not sure why they had us read a depressed young man's poem about getting older. He clearly didn't know what he was talking about. But then neither did we in the audience, and it's got some great lines I still quote.… (more)

72
28,879 members, 285 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: cpg, ncgraham, bostonbibliophile

Score: 3

73
20,274 members, 476 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: lauradl, ojchase, courtneyp93

Score: 3

74
20,249 members, 312 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)
75
18,484 members, 379 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: fuzzi, mishy215, courtneyp93

Score: 3

76
16,452 members, 341 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: tanhome, librorumamans, ahef1963

Score: 3

77
15,179 members, 168 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: aulsmith, eromsted, ahef1963

Score: 3

Explanations:

aulsmith (11): Probably a good time to read this.

78
15,118 members, 336 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Dehinde, mishy215, courtneyp93

Score: 3

79
14,475 members, 158 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: eromsted, mishy215, ahef1963

Score: 3

80
13,431 members, 167 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: eromsted, al.vick, ahef1963

Score: 3

81
12,287 members, 150 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: dianeham, merrystar, aulsmith

Score: 3

Explanations:

aulsmith (22): Mostly didn't understand this.

82
12,188 members, 174 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: tanhome, merrystar, ahef1963

Score: 3

83
10,108 members, 125 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: gennyt, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 3

84
9,900 members, 90 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (6): Most of these were over my head.

85
9,403 members, 100 reviews
3.47 stars (3.47 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1, eromsted, aulsmith

Score: 3

Explanations:

aulsmith (27): One of my favorites from high school.

86
8,540 members, 198 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (28): They were very lucky McCullers didn't drive me to suicide.

87
6,586 members, 99 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)
88
6,474 members, 70 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: gennyt, fuzzi, pammab

Score: 3

89
5,585 members, 60 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 3

90
3,745 members, 53 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn, pammab, ahef1963

Score: 3

91
3,589 members, 95 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: Cecrow, tanhome, ahef1963

Score: 3

92
1,621 members, 17 reviews
3.43 stars (3.43 stars)

Lists: SylviaC, merrystar, fuzzi

Score: 3

93
860 members, 10 reviews
3.48 stars (3.48 stars)

Lists: Dilara86, EMS_24, aulsmith

Score: 3

Explanations:

aulsmith (17): I think I read it in French. Completely missed the point.

94
773 members, 12 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: Dilara86, aulsmith, linlef

Score: 3

95
722 members, 14 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: gennyt, starbox, linlef

Score: 3

97
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: starbox, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 3

98
35,131 members, 523 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: merrystar, ahef1963

Score: 2

99
26,008 members, 407 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: cej1027, linlef

Score: 2

100
16,805 members, 143 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ncgraham, merrystar

Score: 2

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About this list

Started by: Bretzky1 (January 2013)

Type: Unnumbered

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